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  • Job Posting: Part-time Firefighter/EMT's Aetna is actively hiring part-time Firefighter/EMT's to join our team.  See the posting at the bottom of the page for further details!
    Posted May 3, 2017, 11:45 AM by Jeffrey Sands, Assistant Chief 7-8B
  • House Fire At 1839 hours, Aetna along with mutual aid from Christiana Fire, Mill Creek Fire Company - Stations 2&21, Cranston Heights Fire Company were dispatched to the 900 block of Devon Drive in Newark for a residental fire. Crews arrived to find smoke showing from a 2 story single family dwelling with a fire in the basement. New Castle County Paramedics were added to the response. The fire was quickly extinguished, searches were negative, and two cats were safely removed from the structure. Two occupants were displaced by the fire and crews operated for just over an hour. The Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office is handling the investigation and Deputy Chief Schall had Newark Command. Newark Post Article Photos courtesy ...
    Posted Apr 25, 2017, 6:24 PM by Jeffrey Sands, Assistant Chief 7-8B
  • LuLaRoe Bingo LuLaRoe Angela Charles, Jennifer Murphy and Emily Walker are happy to sponsor Bingo!!Bingo $15 for 15 games ($20 at the door). Over $1100 in prizes, Leggings, Dresses and Much More! LuLaRoe Retailers will be set up for shopping before and after bingo games. You will be able to claim your size and print in the style you won after bingo is over from the retailer who sponsored that game prize.For more information see the Aetna Bingo Facebook Page
    Posted Apr 18, 2017, 12:40 PM by Jeffrey Sands, Assistant Chief 7-8B
  • Obituary for Norma L Knox Norma Lee Knox of Newark, DE passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2017. She was born in 1936 to the late Walter and Edna (French) Foraker.Norma was a graduate of Newark High School Class of 1954. She was a homemaker prior to pursuing a career with the Christina School District as a baker and eventually a manager of several elementary school cafeterias. Norma was dedicated to the Firefighters Ladies Auxiliary at the local and county levels. She was a life member of the Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Company Ladies Auxiliary with 53 years of active service, holding offices such as President, Treasurer, and Director Emeritus, as well as Assistant Treasurer and Treasurer for the New Castle County Firefighter ...
    Posted Apr 17, 2017, 4:56 AM by Charles Mitchell
  • House Fire Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Co was dispatched for a residential fire in the Binns Tract section of west Newark, shortly before 10 AM. Fire units arrived in the 800 block of Lehigh Rd to find smoke showing from a single family dwelling. The residents of the home had exited safely and were standing outside in the snow and sleet. Approximately 40 firefighters and EMS personnel from several area companies contained the fire to the second floor of the home. The house sustained fir...e and heat damage to the second floor, and smoke damage throughout. 5 adults and one child were displaced as the home was deemed uninhabitable. The Red Cross was called to assist the family with temporary lodging ...
    Posted Mar 14, 2017, 10:03 AM by Jeffrey Sands, Assistant Chief 7-8B
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2017 Statistics
  Mar245 790 

MonthWorking AlarmsEntrapments
Total 10
*Note: Only In-district working alarms and entrapments are counted.
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